Beaded Handle for Rattle

Unknown people (Plains), Plains

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late 19th-early 20th century, collected before 1926

Wood, hair, beads, thread, and cord

Overall: 12 5/8 x 13/16 in. (32 x 2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Newton Buckner

46.10.10785

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th-20th century

Object Name

Musical Instrument: Percussion Instrument

Classification

Native American

Native American: Plains

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Mortimer Norton Buckner (1873-1942), Greenwich, Connecticut, before 1926; bequeathed to his son, Newton Buckner (1913-2005), Greenwich, Connecticut, about 1942; [delivered tro Dartmouth College by Newton Buckner's father-in-law, John Carleton Sterling (1888-1964), Class of 1911]; given to present colllection, 1946.

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